Calendar

Dec
4
Wed
Holiday Party 2019 @ Luther Burbank Art & Garden Center
Dec 4 @ 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM

SCRA Christmas Party

When:  Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 5:30 pm until ~9:30 pm

                    Dinner will be served at 6:30pm

 

Where:  Luther Burbank Art & Garden Center 2050 Yulupa Ave, Santa Rosa

 

What:  Sign-up to bring an appetizer, salad, or dessert. Roast Turkey, Ham,

Coffee, and Tea provided. You are welcome to bring your own beverages.

 

How Much: $10.00 per person (must be received by Friday, November 30)

RSVP Required

Door Prize Will Be Awarded

Questions? Call Brian Torr at 575-5871 or e-mail to n6iiy@arrl.net

 

To RSVP, either:

1. Fill out form at the link below, detach, and mail to: SCRA, PO Box 116, Santa Rosa, CA 95402-0116

SCRAXMASDinner2019

OR

2. Sign-Up on the SIGN-UP PAGE and purchase tickets via PayPal at the SCRA store. RSVP must be received by Friday, November 29.

Jan
2
Thu
Monthly Membership Meeting – Jan 2020 @ Luther Burbank Art & Garden Center
Jan 2 @ 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Regular Membership Meeting ~ January meeting will be on Thursday, Jan 2, 2020 due to New Years Day Holiday

6:30pm Social

7:00 Meeting

Meeting location:
Luther Burbank Art & Garden Center
2050 Yulupa Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA

We love to serve snacks at our meetings.  We also love to keep our budget low so funds go to infrastructure items.  So please consider a donation towards our meeting snacks.


Snack Donation



Jan
4
Sat
2020 Planning Meeting @ Rincon Valley Mobile Estates - Club House
Jan 4 @ 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Join us at the 2020 Planning Meeting

Rincon Valley Mobile Estates Club House, 4671 Circle Dr, Santa Rosa, CA 95409, USA (Hwy 12, 1 block East of Mission Boulevard. Call Iola if you need more directions.)

Doors open at 9am, meeting starts at 10am.

It may go until approximately 2:00.

 

Mar
21
Sat
Emergency Communications Class @ City of Santa Rosa Utilities Field Operations Building
Mar 21 @ 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Antenna
EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS CLASS

Sign-Up here.

We will hold an emergency communications class on Saturday, March 21, 2020. The class will be held at the City of Santa Rosa Utilities Field Operations Building, Room M, the City EOC room, at 35 Stony Point, just south of College. Class will start at 9:00 AM. Come a bit early for coffee and donuts.

The class will be in 3 one hour segments. First will be Radio Operations by Pat, KG6JSL. Next will be message handling by Brian, N6IIY, followed by Charlie, K6ZT, and Bill, AA6BD presenting digital modes with a Winlink demonstration.

This will be an interactive class. Bring your HT. A frequency will be assigned at the class to test your ability to operate your radio. Register for the class on the Club website, and/or email Pat at coylaw@sonic.net. Course material will be emailed to you for review before the class.

Field Day Virtual Planning Meeting @ Online
Mar 21 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

The Field Day Planning meeting on March 21 will be held on-line. To receive an invitation to this meeting, please send an e-mail to Brian Torr, N6IIY at n6iiy@arrl.net. You will be added to a distribution list. You will receive an e-mail later this week with the details for joining this on-line meeting.”

Thanks & 73,

Brian Torr, N6IIY

SCRA Field Day Chairman

 

Apr
4
Sat
Fish Rock Bicycle Adventure Race – Postponed @ Anderson Valley High School
Apr 4 @ 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Volunteer – Public Service – Fish Rock – POSTPONED

This is a UHF event. Your 2-meter radio won’t cut it.

For full details and sign-ups, click here.

Apr
11
Sat
Lake Sonoma 50 – Radio Support – Canceled @ Lake Sonoma South Lake Trailhead - CANCELED
Apr 11 @ 6:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Volunteer – Public Service Lake Sonoma

Lake Sonoma 50

DETAILS:

Operational Time: 0600-2000 Operational Area: Western Arm (Warm Springs Arm) of Lake Sonoma / Warm Springs Dam Net Control Location: South Lake Trailhead (off Skaggs Springs-Stewarts Point Rd) at the event’s Start-Finish What: 50 mile foot race [Ultra running event] Web Site: http://www.run100s.com/ls50.htm Repeater: No Comments: This event is run on remote trails behind Lake Sonoma. The club repeater and others are not reachable in this locale.

  • Operations for this event are in simplex, usually with HTs.
  • NC sets up at the South Lake Trailhead – same as Start-Finish for the event.
  • Traffic consists of tracking the top 10 male and female runners, aid station status and medical/lost runners.
  • Aid Stations are remote and sometimes require as much as 45 minutes to reach from NC. One requires a boat ride.

 

Apr
17
Fri
Sonoma Family Life Magazine Camp Fair – SCRA Information Booth – CANCELED @ Coddintown Mall - CANCELED
Apr 17 @ 2:00 PM – 8:00 PM

 

Sign-Up here.

The Community Outreach Committee will provide information and extend community awareness of Sonoma County Radio Amateurs (SCRA) and amateur radio in general.  This is a wonderful opportunity to share your passion of amateur radio with the community at large.

Setup is at 1400 breakdown 1915-2000. Macy’s side of Coddingtown Mall.

You will be amazed at the huge variety of summer camps  and new activities to be discovered at this one exciting fair. Feel free to talk face-to-face with camp directors and other experts. Everything from sewing, arts and music, to sports, fitness, and horseback riding camps, just to name a few. There’s something for everyone in your family!

This is a great showcase of all the best places. A chance to find your child’s dream school or that perfect summer or afterschool experience. Look for the family travel packages, party ideas, and so much more.

Enjoy on-stage performances by local groups. Check out the freebies, drawings, discounts, and other great prizes!

Don’t miss this FREE day, devoted to family and home. One day only rain or shine at the Coddingtown Mall, April 17th.

May
2
Sat
Wine Country Century – Radio Support – Canceled @ Luther Burbank Center for the Arts - CANCELED
May 2 @ 6:00 AM – 6:00 PM

This event has been Cancelled for 2020
For Details and to Sign Up – Here (Wine County Century)

(Note: we are looking for a Comm Boss for this event, please contact Randy AA6RH if you’re interested)

Wine Country Century 2020

Summary:

The Wine County Century (WCC) is a long-term bicycle event produced by the Santa Rosa Cycling Club (SRCC). It is a long-time staple in SCRA\’s public service season. SCRA manages amateur radio commumnications with Net Control, rest stops, and radio SAGs. The event is a straight ahead century bike tour of the west central portions of the county. There are four route options: 38 miles, 100 km, 100 miles, and Super Century (118 miles).

Human Race – Radio Support – CANCELED @ Spring Lake Park - CANCELED
May 2 @ 6:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Human Race, Santa Rosa

Volunteer – Sign Up Here

Human Race – May 2, 2020

This easy, fun, HT-friendly event is great for those new to public service or looking to refresh their skills.

The Human Race is a nationwide community fundraising event for nonprofit organizations and is the largest collaborative fundraising event in Sonoma County as well as the largest Human Race in the nation! The Sonoma County Race features a 3K and 10K run and walk through Howarth and Spring Lake Parks, rain or shine.